The Homosexual(ity) of Law

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Psychology Press, 1996 - Social Science - 248 pages
This book looks at how legal discourse is constructed to place homosexuality in a very specific band of regulation and focuses on gay and civil rights, equality under the law and social attitudes towards homosexuals.
 

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Contents

Parti
19
A SHORT HISTORY OF SILENCE
33
MAKING THE SENSE OF BUGGERY
66
THE ENIGMA OF HOMOSEXUAL OFFENCES
91
POLICING AND THE PRODUCTION OF
118
THE SOMATIC TECHNIQUES OF POLICING
134
RIGHTS
169
CONCLUSIONS
197
Appendix of cases
203
Bibliogtaphy
234
Index
244
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